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As Lion Air defends rules, ex-stewardess receives threats

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Thu, February 9 2012 | 08:52 am

PREMIUM As Lion Air defended its policy of nine working hours for its pilots, a former stewardess said she received threatening text messages from the airline’s employees for making a remark about drug abuse.

On Wednesday, the privately owned airline said it never forced its pilots and air crews to work more than nine hours at a time.

With some pilots having been caught using drugs shortl...